Updated: 21/08/2019 12:17
More funding for general practice produces better patient experience and continuity of care, according to a new study.
NHS Englandâ€™s flagship patient feedback tool will be modified next year, with patients no longer being asked if they would recommend the service to their family or friends.
A superpractice is to close one of its surgeries in Hull next month after a lack of GPs led to 'serious' concerns about its ability to provide a safe service for patients.
An NHS retention scheme that has stopped hundreds of hospital nurses from leaving the health serviceÂ will be rolled out to include general practice staff, NHS England has announced.
A GP has seen his indemnity premiums rise by almost Â£600 per month after it emerged his prison work may not be covered under the state-backed indemnity scheme.
Health secretary Matt Hancock has said he will 'look' at including a new deadline for increasing the GP workforce by an extra 5,000 in the final version of the NHS's forthcoming workforce plan.
Patients can now access health information through voice-assisted technology, as part of a partnership between the NHS and Amazon.
A major new IT provider due to be rolled out to GP practices in Wales has been forced to delay its introduction to â€˜ensure the system is safe and stableâ€™.Â
Practices can hire chaplains to provide â€˜religious supportâ€™ for patients, the RCGP has said
Next year practices will focus on improving care for patients with learning disabilities as part of the new 'quality improvement' modules that will account for a large number of QOF points, NHS England has announced.
Over two thirds of GPs in Sandwell have voted to reject plans to reorganise healthcare in the area, including Birmingham.
Babylon will be forced to open new premises across England, and existing primary care networks will be obliged to take them on under new proposals launched today by NHS England.
Technology could be used to counter the inverse care law, NHS England has said.Â
Another GP surgery in Brighton and Hove is to close, taking the toll to 13 in four years, including two branch surgeries and practices lost through mergers.
An NHS foundation trust in North Yorkshire has taken over another GP practice in Bridlington, which has been badly hit by the GP recruitment crisis, it has emerged.